New growth of satellite TV in Italy: audience swells to 8.4 million homes

Press Releases   •   Oct 25, 2016 16:35 GMT

Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) today presented fresh data on trends shaping Italy’s TV landscape where average viewing of linear content is the highest in Western Europe, at four hours and 40 minutes per person per day[1]. Using research commissioned from TNS, the Eutelsat TV Observatory shows that satellite reception continues to consolidate its place in Italy’s TV market ...


Eric Moltzau joins Eutelsat America Corp. as Senior Vice President, Business Development and Strategy

Press Releases   •   Oct 20, 2016 12:25 GMT

Eutelsat America Corp., the Washington DC-based affiliate of Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL), specialising in broadband and data solutions to support government services, oil and gas industries and enterprise customers, announces the appointment of Eric Moltzau as Senior Vice President Business Development and Strategy.


Telespazio and Eutelsat partner on driving HD and Ultra HD growth from flagship HOTBIRD video neighbourhood

Press Releases   •   Oct 18, 2016 13:49 GMT

Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) and Telespazio, a Leonardo-Finmeccanica (67%) and Thales (33%) joint venture, a global broadcast service provider, are strengthening their longstanding strategic partnership with a new agreement that sets the stage for growth of higher resolution video channels at Eutelsat’s HOTBIRD video neighbourhood.


‘Medici: Masters of Florence’ in Ultra HD by RAI to broadcast in Italy through Eutelsat

Press Releases   •   Oct 12, 2016 09:41 GMT

Satellite TV homes in Italy are set for a feast of exceptional Ultra HD viewing with ‘Medici: Masters of Florence’, a landmark series from RAI that starts broadcasting on 18 October. The eight-part series starring Dustin Hoffman and chronicling the rise of the Italian Renaissance political dynasty will be available exclusively in the RAI 4K channel on Italy’s Tivùsat platform


Eutelsat selects Airbus Defence and Space and Orbital ATK to build replacement video satellite for 5° West neighbourhood

Press Releases   •   Oct 11, 2016 08:23 GMT

Eutelsat Communications has selected Airbus Defence and Space and Orbital ATK to build a new satellite for the key 5° West orbital position serving mainly video markets in Europe and North Africa. Under the terms of the agreement Airbus Defence and Space will build the satellite’s payload while the platform will be manufactured by Orbital ATK.


Finalists announced for the Eutelsat TV Awards 2016!

Press Releases   •   Sep 27, 2016 15:18 GMT

The world of television that we enjoy in and out of the home as well as in the palm of our hands is a world of boundlesscreativity, inspiration, courage and innovation. These qualities are some of the many fuelling the drive of channels shortlisted for one of this year’s prestigious Eutelsat TV Awards.


Bruno Cattan joins Eutelsat as Terminals and Systems Director

Press Releases   •   Sep 19, 2016 08:17 GMT

Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) announces the appointment of Bruno Cattan as head of its newly-created Terminals and Systems Division in the company’s Technical Department.


MultiChoice Africa gears up for the future with new Eutelsat satellite capacity lease

Press Releases   •   Sep 10, 2016 08:31 GMT

Eutelsat Communications and MultiChoice Africa, one of Africa’s most prominent video entertainment companies, today announced at IBC in Amsterdam the signature of a nine-year contract for the expansion of the MultiChoice DStv platform at Eutelsat’s 36° East video neighbourhood.


IBC 2016: Eutelsat steps up signal integrity with new single-satellite geolocation solution

Press Releases   •   Sep 10, 2016 08:00 GMT

Eutelsat Communications has validated the performance of a unique one-satellite geolocation solution that is now being deployed across its global monitoring network. The SIECAMS® ILS ONE service developed by Siemens Convergence Creators assists in the localisation of interference signals without the need for an adjacent satellite, thereby increasing Eutelsat’s ability ...


ViaSat, Eutelsat in-flight Internet partnership wins European service contract with SAS

Press Releases   •   Sep 09, 2016 10:14 GMT

ViaSat Inc. and Eutelsat Communications continue to execute on their strategy to deliver high-quality satellite-based Internet connectivity to the commercial airline market in Europe with a new service contract for SAS, Scandinavia’s leading airline.

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